The table below looks at the statistics for Apple iOS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple iOS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apple iOS
Rank 62 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Contract jobs citing Apple iOS 45 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.48% 1.47% 1.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.60% 8.16% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 14
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £354 £338
% change year-on-year
-1.06% +4.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
Apple iOS
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
388 331 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 21.38% 17.99% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 173 166
Median daily rate £375 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 27
Median hourly rate £17.36 £14.19 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.32% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.70 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Apple iOS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Apple iOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Apple iOS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Apple iOS Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Apple iOS
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS across the Manchester region.

Apple iOS Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Apple iOS
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Apple iOS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +1 12 £419 +11.66% 1
Stockport - 2 £425 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £370 - 1
Apple iOS
North West

Apple iOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Apple iOS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Apple iOS.

1 42 (66.67%) Android
2 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (55.56%) iOS Development
4 29 (46.03%) Objective-C
5 26 (41.27%) Java
5 26 (41.27%) Android Development
6 24 (38.10%) OOP
6 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
7 23 (36.51%) BDD
8 22 (34.92%) User Experience
8 22 (34.92%) Mobile Development
9 20 (31.75%) Mobile App
10 19 (30.16%) TDD
10 19 (30.16%) Scrum
10 19 (30.16%) Subversion
11 17 (26.98%) Windows
12 16 (25.40%) Apple Swift
13 14 (22.22%) Unit Testing
14 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
14 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
15 12 (19.05%) JSON
16 11 (17.46%) Project Management
16 11 (17.46%) REST
17 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
17 10 (15.87%) Xcode
18 9 (14.29%) Cocoa
18 9 (14.29%) JUnit
18 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
19 8 (12.70%) XML
19 8 (12.70%) HTTP

Apple iOS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
2 2 (3.17%) Marvel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.59%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Office
2 2 (3.17%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (3.17%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) TestFlight
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) HTTP
1 8 (12.70%) Internet
2 5 (7.94%) Extranet
3 4 (6.35%) Network Security
4 2 (3.17%) VPN
5 1 (1.59%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.59%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) MySQL
2 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.17%) SQLite
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Git (software)
2 19 (30.16%) Subversion
3 10 (15.87%) Xcode
4 9 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 9 (14.29%) JUnit
5 5 (7.94%) Android Studio
6 4 (6.35%) Calabash
7 3 (4.76%) Hudson
7 3 (4.76%) Robotium
7 3 (4.76%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.17%) CocoaPods
8 2 (3.17%) JIRA
9 1 (1.59%) Ant
9 1 (1.59%) Appium
9 1 (1.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.59%) Gradle
9 1 (1.59%) Maven
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Law
2 5 (7.94%) Legal
3 4 (6.35%) Games
4 3 (4.76%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Publishing
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (73.02%) Developer
2 29 (46.03%) iOS Developer
3 22 (34.92%) Android Developer
4 13 (20.63%) Mobile Developer
5 11 (17.46%) iOS Android Developer
6 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Analyst
8 7 (11.11%) Java Android Developer
9 6 (9.52%) Objective-C Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Agile Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Java Mobile Developer
10 5 (7.94%) Support Analyst
11 4 (6.35%) Applications Developer
11 4 (6.35%) Desktop Analyst
11 4 (6.35%) Desktop Support
11 4 (6.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 3 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
12 3 (4.76%) iOS Software Engineer
12 3 (4.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 3 (4.76%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.05%) JSON
2 11 (17.46%) REST
3 9 (14.29%) Cocoa
4 8 (12.70%) XML
5 6 (9.52%) HTML
5 6 (9.52%) Web Services
6 5 (7.94%) RESTful
7 4 (6.35%) .NET
7 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.35%) CSS
7 4 (6.35%) iOS SDK
8 3 (4.76%) HTML5
9 2 (3.17%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (3.17%) Framer.js
9 2 (3.17%) jQuery
10 1 (1.59%) Google Maps API
10 1 (1.59%) GWT
10 1 (1.59%) OAuth
10 1 (1.59%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.59%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) User Experience
2 20 (31.75%) Mobile App
3 7 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.35%) Digital Media
5 3 (4.76%) Streaming Media
6 2 (3.17%) iPhone
7 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.59%) CAN bus
7 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.59%) iPad
7 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (66.67%) Android
2 17 (26.98%) Windows
3 7 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.59%) Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Unix
6 1 (1.59%) Windows CE
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (55.56%) iOS Development
3 26 (41.27%) Android Development
4 24 (38.10%) OOP
5 23 (36.51%) BDD
6 22 (34.92%) Mobile Development
7 19 (30.16%) Scrum
7 19 (30.16%) TDD
8 14 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 13 (20.63%) Software Engineering
10 11 (17.46%) Project Management
11 10 (15.87%) Software Testing
12 8 (12.70%) Automated Testing
12 8 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (11.11%) OO
14 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
15 5 (7.94%) CRM
15 5 (7.94%) Web Development
16 4 (6.35%) Document Management
16 4 (6.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) Objective-C
2 26 (41.27%) Java
3 16 (25.40%) Apple Swift
4 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.52%) PHP
6 5 (7.94%) C++
7 3 (4.76%) C#
8 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.17%) SQL
8 2 (3.17%) VBScript
9 1 (1.59%) Lua
9 1 (1.59%) Python
9 1 (1.59%) Ruby
9 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.35%) MCDST
2 4 (6.35%) MCP
3 3 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.17%) Adobe
3 2 (3.17%) Citrix
3 2 (3.17%) HP
3 2 (3.17%) Lotus
4 1 (1.59%) Facebook
4 1 (1.59%) Google
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